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Graham Lang on the resonance of locally relevant work and trying harder

Graham Lang, Chief Creative Officer of Y&R South Africa and Africa, tells Cannes media correspondent Ann Nurock about the importance of keeping film focused on the intended local audience...

By Ann Nurock 15 Jul 2015 14:00

How African storytelling can win awards, international recognition

Africa's known for its storytelling tradition, but is not usually awarded for it beyond South Africa - the fact that Kenya has just won its first ever Cannes Lions trophy is proof of this. Graham Cruikshanks, TBWA's Director of Africa Operations, explains...

By Leigh Andrews 10 Jul 2015 06:00

Final Cannes Chimera Challenge announces winners

The fifth and final Cannes Chimera Challenge has awarded funding of $160 000 to teams from Singapore, UK and Vietnam to realise their ideas to support the Global Citizen Project...

30 Jul 2015 07:54

Creative Circle's Cannes 2015 individual and group agency results are out!

The Official Creative Circle Cannes Results 2015 are out...

3 Jul 2015 08:55

Gloo@Ogilvy brings home the only Cannes Lion for digital work

Gloo@Ogilvy, the digital arm of Ogilvy & Mather, received a Cannes Bronze Lion, the only SA digital agency to receive a statue at this year's festival...

Issued by Ogilvy & Mather 2 Jul 2015 10:37

Jonathan Deeb on the blurring lines between Cannes categories

Jonathan Deeb, Executive Creative Director of FCB Johannesburg, spoke to our Cannes Lions media correspondent, Ann Nurock, on his experience of being part of this year's Press Jury...

By Ann Nurock 2 Jul 2015 07:57

J. Walter Thompson and CBC win Egypt's first-ever Titanium Award at Cannes Lions

JWT Entertainment in Cairo has bagged a coveted Titanium award at the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, for Abla Fahita, an entertainment brand that has created an entirely new business model in advertising...

Issued by JWT 30 Jun 2015 13:58

Damon Stapleton on the changing state of advertising

Having attended Cannes for 11 years now, Damon Stapleton sat down with our media correspondent at Cannes, Ann Nurock, to chat about the evolution of advertising he's witnessed...

By Ann Nurock 30 Jun 2015 11:27

Arcade Content wins Branded Content Bronze at Cannes Lions

One Rand Man, directed by Arcade Content's Rob Smith, won a Bronze in the Branded Content category at Cannes Lions this weekend, where it was also shortlisted for Integrated Campaign Led By PR and Promo & Activations...

Issued by Arcade Content 29 Jun 2015 12:49

Germany, Australia and Russia top of the Young Lions Film competition

Tor Myhren, Worldwide Chief Creative Officer, Grey, has announced the winners of the Young Lions Film Competition...

29 Jun 2015 12:27

UK, Dominican Republic and Turkey comes out top of the Young Lions Marketers' competition

The winners of the Young Marketers Competition have been announced...

29 Jun 2015 12:15

All the SA Cannes winners

South African agencies brought home a handful of Cannes Lions trophies this year... (video)

29 Jun 2015 09:14

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